CNH INDUSTRIAL N.V.
CNH Industrial, Accenture and Microsoft will additional improve collaboration for brand new digital providers for predictive upkeep, enhanced fleet administration and computer-aided farming
5-year settlement entails the creation of worldwide community of digital hubs to assist CNH Industrial improve its digital capabilities
London, Milan, New York, November 30, 2020
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Microsoft (NASDAQ: (MSFT)) are collaborating with CNH Industrial (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) to assist the capital items firm improve its digital capabilities and develop “smart” related services.
This system is an integral a part of CNH Industrial’s digital transformation initiative, which is designed to assist the corporate develop topline income, construct a digitally enabled workforce, and improve sustainability.
The important thing ingredient of the five-year collaboration is the creation of a worldwide community of digital hubs — in Brazil, Europe, India and the U.S. — the place the three corporations will work collectively to design, launch and handle digital providers that can make the merchandise of CNH Industrial’s manufacturers even smarter, extra useful, safe and sustainable.
The related automobiles will present prospects with new providers and functionalities in quite a lot of areas, together with computer-aided farming, predictive upkeep, enhanced fleet administration and inexperienced transportation. CNH Industrial additionally plans to develop a broad set of data-driven digital providers to assist purchasers drive sustainability, comparable to yield enchancment in agriculture and more-efficient automobiles and improved fleet administration within the transportation trade. By complementing its historic product-sales-based enterprise model with new digital-driven providers, CNH Industrial intends to attain vital income development.
Accenture, in collaboration with Avanade, its three way partnership with Microsoft, will design, construct, take a look at and scale a spread of digital providers to assist new related merchandise that leverage revolutionary applied sciences together with superior analytics, synthetic intelligence, the web of issues and cloud computing. Accenture may also design, handle and coordinate the actions inside the digital hubs; assist CNH Industrial outline its digital manufacturing unit working model; and supply capabilities, property and expert sources to assist CHN Industrial develop digitally empowered groups throughout the globe. A spotlight shall be on training pace to value and considerably collapsing the innovation timeline. The work will leverage Accenture’s Trade X Innovation Community of facilities that mix startup pondering with fast prototyping, supply and ramp-up capabilities to show concepts shortly into scalable merchandise and options.
“We’re excited to be part of this collaboration to help CNH Industrial innovate and realize its digital transformation, which is particularly important at a time when every industry has been deeply affected by the pandemic,” mentioned Axel Schmidt, a senior managing director at Accenture who leads its automotive observe globally.
Teodoro Lio, a managing director and Accenture’s automotive lead in Europe who serves as CNH Industrial’s world shopper account lead added: “This is another example of how we team with clients to help them address the transformations that lie ahead, using our experience to embrace the change and unlock new value for all the stakeholders.”
Microsoft, which has been working with CNH Industrial on its digital transformation since 2018, will proceed to supply its trade consultants, digital advisors and consulting providers to develop and create new related merchandise, leveraging its lately introduced world initiatives within the digital abilities, sustainability and synthetic intelligence innovation domains, in addition to the Microsoft Azure platform.
“We’re proud to announce this milestone in our long-term collaboration with CNH Industrial and with our strategic partner Accenture. In this economic downturn and critical time for the industrial vehicles sector, we partner with CNH Industrial to support the development of an ecosystem of connected services to streamline daily operations of CNH Industrial’s brands’ customers and contribute to the sustainable growth of the industry”, mentioned Marco Giletta, world enterprise director of automotive at Microsoft Italy. “With the close collaboration among all players, CNH Industrial will have access to the most innovative technological platform and industry skills, as well as the ability to create digital projects, fostering the company’s digital transformation.”
CNH Industrial will profit from the well-established relationship between Microsoft and Accenture. The 2 corporations have been working intently collectively for greater than twenty years serving to organizations overcome disruption and lead transformation of their industries.
“The creation of digital hubs is a key pillar of our strategy that will move CNH Industrial from being a manufacturer of physical products to being able to deliver new digitally born and connected products and services,” mentioned Andreas Weishaar, Chief Technique, Expertise, ICT and Digital Officer, CNH Industrial. “Over the following 5 years, we’ll group with Accenture and Microsoft in an built-in and agile method to construct and function these digital factories and to ship optimistic impacts for purchasers and sellers, communities and the surroundings. We’ll proceed to rework the corporate tradition as we remodel our merchandise in parallel, creating great value by empowering our group and integrating our conventional enterprise models with new digital providers and making a optimistic affect on world sustainability.”
About CNH Industrial
CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI /MI: CNHI) is a worldwide chief within the capital items sector with established industrial expertise, a variety of merchandise and a worldwide presence. Every of the person manufacturers belonging to the Firm is a significant worldwide pressure in its particular industrial sector: Case IH, New Holland Agriculture and Steyr for tractors and agricultural equipment; Case and New Holland Building for earth transferring gear; Iveco for business automobiles; Iveco Bus and Heuliez Bus for buses and coaches; Iveco Astra for quarry and building automobiles; Magirus for firefighting automobiles; Iveco Defence Automobiles for defence and civil safety; and FPT Industrial for engines and transmissions.
Extra info might be discovered on the company web site: www.cnhindustrial.com.
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